How to manage burns with boiling water?



First of all cool running water on the burning site within 10-20 minutes.After that remove the dead tissue prevent of infection and Apply Petroleum jelly or Alovera gel. Further treatment as given below:- Fluids to prevent dehydration.You may need intravenous (IV) fluids to prevent dehydration and organ failure. Pain and anxiety medicines. Burn creams and ointments. Dressings. Drugs that fight infection. Tetanus shot.

Put cold water Calculate percent of burn Children more then 25 percent Adult 33 percent admit Hydration inj TT aug bd Morphine for pain Clean with NS Oint silver sulpha Inj amikacin

Apply running cold water atleast 20 minutes. Silverex Heal ointment. Broad Spectrum Antibiotic. Antimicrobial. Analgesic. PPI. MV. Assessment of burn percentage then give fluid accordingly.

Tape water.. Apply soframycine / Burnol. Maximum fluid intake. NSAID./ Antibiotic.

First aid.. Apply cool running water to the part, avoid ice or ice water Check the degree of burn calculate the percentage of burn and predict the fluid loss from body May require plasma replacement therapy in severe cases

First please note degree of burn...Ist, IInd or IIIrd. Many scalds can be treated at home. These first aid tips can help you treat a boiling water burn or injury: Remove the heat source to prevent further injury. Apply cool running water to cool the area for at least 20 minutes. Don’t use ice, iced water, or greasy substances. Keep the person warm during this process to maintain appropriate body temperature. If the burn covers a large portion of the body, don’t submerge yourself in cool water. This could cause you to lose body heat and further aggravate the injury. Remove any jewelry or clothing near the affected area to reduce the temperature on the skin and allow room for swelling. If items are stuck to the burn, don’t remove them. This can cause further damage. Cover the burn with a moist bandage or clean cloth. Here's a selection of moist burn pads that can protect scalded skin. If possible, elevate the burned area above heart level. Don’t break any blisters. Scald burns take time to heal. While mild cases can take days, more severe cases can take weeks to fully heal. If you begin to notice shock symptoms or signs of infection, or if burn is larger than three inches, seek immediate medical attention.


Run with tap water 10/15m. Calculate burn area % . Dyhydration must. TT inj. Antibiotics. Silverex oint. Parkland formula.4ml*BSA%*bodywt in kg.1/2 in first in 8hr 1/2 in next in 16hr

Run cold water on the spot then apply Silver nitratr cream , inj. Hydrocortisone 200 mg iv maintain fluid loss

Run cold water on the spot, Have Cream Silver nitrate, inj: H cort 200 mg IV, Fluid loss to be maintained

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